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1. WAIS Divide ice core chemistry 2710 to 1300 m depth [ID_mcconnell_0839093]
A continuous analytical system was used to analyze longitudinal samples from the WAIS Divide (79 28 5S, 112 4 1W, 1759 m)deep ice core between 1300 and 2710 m depth corresponding to ~6000 to ~27000 ...


2. Collaborative Research: Stable Isotopes of Ice in the WAIS Divide Deep Ice Core [cuffey_0537661]
This award supports analyses of stable isotopes of water, dD, d18O and deuterium excess in the proposed West Antarctic Ice Sheet Divide (WAIS) deep ice core. The project will analyze a continuous ...


3. Sulfate-Based Volcanic Record from South Pole Ice Core [NSIDC-0215]
This data set contains concentrations of soluble chemical species (ions) within a 120 m ice core retrieved at the South Pole station in 2001. The ice core was dated with annual resolution using annual ...


4. Antarctic Mean Annual Temperature Map [NSIDC-0318]
The Mean Annual Temperature map was calculated by creating a contour map using compiled 10 meter firn temperature data from NSIDC and other mean annual temperature data from both cores and stations. ...


5. GPS-Measured Ice Velocities and Strain Data from the Ross and Amundsen Sea Ice Flow Divide, West Antarctica [NSIDC-0503]
This data set includes ice flow velocities and strain configurations, from GPS measurements on the West Antarctic Ice Sheet (WAIS) Divide. Ninety markers installed in the firn were measured during ...


6. Grounding Line Strain Grid Surveys, Kamb Ice Stream, Antarctica [NSIDC-0494]
This data set provides the results from a strain grid survey deployed across the Kamb Ice Stream grounding line on the West Antarctic Ice Sheet. The grid was deployed in 2006 and resurveyed in 2007 ...


7. MOA-derived Structural Feature Map of the Ronne Ice Shelf [NSIDC-0497]
This data set provides a structural feature map of the Ronne Ice Shelf in Antarctica (also known as the Filchner-Ronne Ice Shelf). The map was developed as part of a project to study fracture propagation ...


8. Methane Concentration and Chronology from the WAIS Divide Ice Core (WDC05A) [NSIDC-0493]
This data set provides a high-precision and high-resolution record of atmospheric methane from the West Antarctic Ice Sheet (WAIS) Divide ice core WDC05A, spanning the years 1000 to 1800 C.E. The ...


9. Microparticle, Conductivity, and Density Measurements from the WAIS Divide Deep Ice Core, Antarctica [NSIDC-0499]
This data set includes microparticle concentration, electrical conductivity, and density measurements from the West Antarctic Ice Sheet (WAIS) Divide deep ice core, WDC06A. Microparticle concentration ...


10. Polarimetric Radar Data from the Ross and Amundsen Sea Ice Flow Divide, West Antarctica [NSIDC-0496]
This dataset contains ground-based, co-polarized radar data collected using pulse-modulated 60 MHz and 179 MHz radar at 19 sites around a deep ice coring site near the Ross and Amundsen flow divide ...


11. WAIS Divide Ice Core Images, Antarctica [NSIDC-0375]
This data set is comprised of optical images of ice core sections, acquired with a digital line-scan camera in the cold room facility at the U.S. National Ice Core Laboratory (NICL). Ice core sections ...


12. Ice Thickness and Surface Elevation, Southeastern Ross Embayment, West Antarctica [NSIDC-0099]
Ice surface elevation and ice thickness data are available for a portion of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet. The investigators utilized a laser altimeter and ice-penetrating radar mounted to a Twin ...


13. Decadal-Length Composite West Antarctic Air Temperature Records [NSIDC-0097]
This data set includes daily, monthly, and yearly mean surface air temperatures for four interior West Antarctic sites between 1978 and 1997. Data include air surface temperatures measured at the ...


14. Atmospheric Mixing Ratios of Hydroperoxides above the West Antarctic Ice Sheet [NSIDC-0394]
This data set contains atmospheric mixing ratios of hydrogen peroxide and methylhydroperoxide at 21 sites on the West Antarctic Ice Sheet (WAIS) were obtained from 2000 to 2003 during the US International ...


15. Collaborative Research: Ice-flow history of the Thwaites Glacier, West Antarctica [conway_0739372]
This award supports a project to study the Amundsen Sea drainage system and improve understanding of the impact of recent glaciological changes as an aid to predicting how this region will change ...


16. Methyl Chloride Measurements from the Siple Dome A Deep Core, Antarctica [NSIDC-0356]
This data set is an analysis of methyl chloride concentration measured in air extracted from ice core samples from the Siple Dome A deep core in West Antarctica. In total, forty six (46) ice samples, ...


17. Twenty-Three Century-scale Ice Core Records of Hydrogen Peroxide (H2O2) from West Antarctica [NSIDC-0392]
This data set contains sub-annually resolved concentrations of hydrogen peroxide (H2O2), snow, firn and ice from 23 sites on the West Antarctic Ice Sheet (WAIS. Data were obtained from 2000 to 2003 ...


18. Amundsen Sea Sector Data Set [NSIDC-0312]
This data set includes a nested model, that starts at low resolution for the whole Antarctic Ice Sheet, and then embeds higher resolution data at limited domains. There are at least three levels of ...


19. Antarctic Subglacial Lake Classification Inventory [NSIDC-0336]
This data set is an Antarctic radar-based subglacial lake classification collection, which focuses on the radar reflection properties of each given lake. The Subglacial lakes are separated into four ...


20. Cosmogenic Radionuclides in the Siple Dome A Ice Core [NSIDC-0307]   CHILD DIFs
This data set includes a record of cosmogenic radionuclide concentrations in the Siple Dome A ice core collected as part of the West Antarctic ice core program. The investigators measured profiles ...


21. Subglacial Topography: Airborne Geophysical Survey of the Amundsen Sea Embayment, Antarctica [NSIDC-0292]
This data set includes 5 km gridded data from the Airborne Geophysical Survey of the Amundsen Sea Embayment, Antarctica (AGASEA) conducted during the 2004-2005 austral summer. Investigators derived ...


22. Vertical Strain at Siple Dome, Antarctica, 1999-2002 [NSIDC-0214]
At the Siple Dome area of Antarctica, much of the ice flow is vertical, which causes vertical ice deformation. To measure this phenomenon, the investigators used a method known as vertical strain ...


23. Ice Thickness and Internal Layer Depth Along the 2001 and 2002 US ITASE Traverses [NSIDC-0264]
Ice thickness and internal layer depth data were collected with a ground-based, ice-penetrating radar study as part of the US International Trans-Antarctic Scientific Expedition (US ITASE) traverse ...


24. Analysis of Siple Dome Ice Core: Carbonyl Sulfide (COS), Methyl Chloride (CH3Cl), and Methyl Bromide (CH3Br) [NSIDC-0279]
This data set is part of the WAISCORES (West Antarctic Ice Sheet cores) project, research funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF) and designed to improve understanding of how the West Antarctic ...


25. Mass Balance of the Collins Ice Cap on King George Island in West Antarctica [PRIC_GLACIO_MASSBAL]
Mass balance observations were carried out during the 1991/1992 Chinese Antarctica Expedition, when 64 stakes and 15 snow pits were established on Little Dome. Nine sets of simultaneous ...


26. The Measured Temperature Regime of the Collins Ice Cap on King George Island in West Antarctica [PRIC_COLLINS_TEMP]
Ice temperature was measured with thermistors (precision of 0.1 Celcius degree) at seven borehole sites along the principal ridge of the Collins Ice Cap in West Antarctica between December ...


27. Radar Studies of Internal Stratigraphy and Bed Topography along the US ITASE II Traverse [jacobel_0440304]
A project to perform ice radar studies of bedrock topography and internal layers along the second US ITASE traverse corridor extending from Taylor Dome to South Pole on the inland side of the Transantarctic ...


28. Glaciology of Blue Ice Areas in Antarctica [Hamilton_0229245]
A 'horizontal ice core' was collected at the Mount Moulton blue ice field in West Antarctica and preliminary analyses of the sample material suggests that a ~500 kyr climate record is ...


29. High-resolution digital borehole thermometer calibrations and tests [UW_USGS_Digital_Thermometer]
We designed, built, calibrated, and tested high-resolution (sub-mK) digital down-hole thermometer probes for measuring temperature in boreholes in polar ice sheets. Because a digital sensor ...


30. Surface Velocity of Ice Streams Measured by Satellite Imagery [NASA_CODE970_ICE_STREAM]
Surface velocity measurements are extracted from sequential satellite imagery (Landsat TM) of Ice Steams D and E in West Antarctica to reveal a complex pattern of ice flow that was not apparent from ...


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